Printing is the act of outputting GIS data to paper or to a file

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Null pointer exception while printing using map fish

I am using mapfish plugin to print layers as a pdf but I keep getting null pointer exception.A snapshot of geoserver log is attached below 2016-07-20 14:57:50,753 ERROR [servlet.BaseMapServlet] - ...
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QGIS crashes when printing

I have a 50 MB shapefile. I am trying to import it into Illustrator. When I try printing to an svg file from the Print Composer, QGIS crashes. I am using QGIS Essen 2.14.3. I have tried lots of ...
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Why are only some of my map lines exporting clearly?

I've got a sequence of large (E sheet) maps that are exported to PDF. The problem is that my roads layer (gray in the image below) is sometimes getting distorted on output -- but only in some places. ...
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MapFish Print 3 - Multiple maps on a file

I'm using MapFish to print maps and i'm stuck on a problem : printing 2 maps on the same page of a PDF. If i want to print one map i do that : In Config.yaml : [...] attributes: map: !map ...
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Printing map on several pages in QGIS?

I am using QGIS. I have one quite large map (A0 or A1) and I want to print in like atlas (just split it to print on A4 or A3). If understand correctly, I have to use Atlas functionality in Composer. ...
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Exporting Map View to PDF in Google Maps API

I have a web application that uses Google Maps API. I want to be able to export reports that include the current map view. Is there a tool/service that will allow me to accomplish this?
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Leaflet printing does not show pins and map is shifted

I don't exactly why but whenever I try to print my leaflet map with layers, it shows the map a little shifted to the left as well as the pins are not quite ok. I tried using easyPrint() and window....
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ArcGIS Online Print Widget Error

I have a web mapping application built using the Web App Builder function which contains a print widget. I am using the default ESRI print service (ie the URL is blank in My Organisation - Edit ...
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Mini Dump to C when Printing

I'm aware that there have been many questions posted about mini dump issue, but I'm not particularly computer literate and some of it to be honest has gone over my head. Every time I go to print to ...
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ArcGIS Javscript API Legend - Print Set Legend Columns & Picture

I have a web application that displays map, based on dynamic layers, and provides basic functionality like zoom\pan, print(pdf export option) etc. Application is based on Arc GIS Server 10.4 platform ...
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GeoServer Printing Extension and MapBox's new API

I'm using MapBox as a basemap, and the GeoServer Printing Extension for printing this and some layers out of GeoServer. I now have it working for the old MapBox API (with URLs like https://a.tiles....
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Error after successful ArcGIS PrintTask

Using ArcGIS Javsacript API on one server to grab a PDF from a custom print service published on a different server. We have used the exact same script successfully on other apps/servers before with ...
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Open layer 3: Need help in print tool

I am developing an print map function in ol3 application it includes some functionality such as if its polygon then area of that polygon will be display OR if its line length will be display. At ...
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Layers Labeled “Override” in Printed PDF Legend

I have a Javascript function that creates a GraphicsLayer, adds some features to it, and then adds the layer to my ArcGIS Web Map. When I use the Print Widget to print my map I see the layer show up ...
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error printing a map with feature layer with feature collection using esri jsapi

I have this single page web map app with esri js api 3.4 and arcgis server 10.1. I have added a print widget and that works fine (with two base map layers and an empty feature layer with feature ...
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Large File Sizes and Print Composer not printing

I have been working on a heavily detailed map using qgis for the last two years. I am runnig QGIS Essen 2.14.1 on a windows 7 home premium 64 bit with 4gb ram. The file size of the map is around 150mb....
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QGIS Composer keep reference after reloading layers

I have written a plugin which loads a bunch of geojson data via REST for a specific region, which is selected by the user, afterwards generates some vector grids over the extend and styles all the ...
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How to show draw effects in legend in QGIS

I have edited the features on my map using the draw effects tool (colourize, glow etc). However, in Print Composer, the legend shows these feature symbols in their original form. How can I get them to ...
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Free Basemaps for use in Print Publication

I am looking for free-to-use simple maps that show just the largest cities, region names, country names etc. with a simple background. I need about 500 of these for the major cities/countries of the ...
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openlayers 3 print map

var layer = new ol.layer.Tile({ source: new ol.source.TileWMS({ url: 'http://example.com:8080/geoserver/GIS/wms', params: { 'LAYERS': '...
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Printing at defined scale and paper size from ArcMap?

How to print a drawing to a defined scale (e.g. 1:2500) in ArcMap, and to a given paper size (say A3)?
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How to add gridlines as !staticlayer to a MapFish3 print template?

I am trying to add gridlines to a template by using a !staticlayer attribute with the !addBackgroundLayers processor. I am able to output a PDF map, however, no gridlines are visible. Here is my ...
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Print composer: extent of map altered when reopened

I am preparing a greater set of maps within one project. I save every finished map in the print composer separatly to reopen it again later and do some final adjustments if necessary. It worked fine ...
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ESRI Print Task (export web map) returns 500

I tried to export web map(Esri) with print task service. it works in localhost and in staging.xxx.com(http) too.But in preview.xxx.com(https) , it throws the error 500: Error performing execute ...
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Printing selected Region of map with several layers in QGIS?

I creaetd a map with 6 vector layers (each is a .shp-file), the geometry type varies: 4 are polygons, 2 are lines. I would like to print a region - to be specific approx. 20 individual regions - ...
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Print a map with Geotools

I want to print a map with a raster image as base-map using Geotools. The problem is that the raster image doesn't take the margins into consideration and starts always at the point (0,0) as you can ...
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Printing at scale using MapInfo?

Using MapInfo 12.5, I want to be able to print a property at a set scale - say 1:1000 or 1:5000. What is the easiest way to do it? I want to be able to show a Scale Bar so that the user can ...
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Using pyqgis to create images from the QGIS print composer each showing a different layer

I have many vector layers which I want to display and print, one at a time. The following script works well for producing an image from the map canvas, but I want to produce an image from a print ...
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How print map in ol3 with top resolution?

I'm developing a GIS app using OpenLayers-3. In this app, users draw features and print the map. Suppose the user draws his features in a large area. Now to print all his features, he would zoom out ...
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QGIS Default Map Composer On Open

Is there a way to to have a map (Print Composer) open automatically upon project load? I have a map constructed in Print Composer "General Map". When a user fires off the project, I would like "...
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QGIS Printing to A0 plotter fails?

HP5500PS A0 won't speak properly to QGIS. When sending a plot via composer it plots a smaller print (less than A5 size) on an A0 piece of paper. How can I get it to print an A0 map without ...
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QGIS Composer Distorted SVG PDF Output

I've noticed that some SVGs are distorted when outputting to a vector PDF from QGIS. A good example is NorthArrow_07.svg. The image on the left is how it looks in the composer and the image on the ...
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Calculating scale for printing on paper

I will be making PDFs with maps on them. Two pages, one a4, one a3 format. Both will print the same thing, just one is going to be larger. Question - what scale do I print on the PDF? The number. If ...
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Adding more than one legend in QGIS Print Composer?

I'm using QGIS 2.8.4 and I can't seem to figure out adding more than one legend to my Print Composer. Say I want a larger map and then an inset map -- showing perhaps a different classification/color ...
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In ArcMap, use python to disable “Scale map elements proportionally to changes in page size”

I am changing sources on MXDs in differents offices using ArcPy and ArcGIS 10.0. As observed here, the printer settings revert to the default printer when the instruction mxd.save() is sent. Losing ...
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Creating user customizable printing app for ArcGIS Online?

I have users that want to be able to put in their own title bar, display the legend, scale bar, north arrow, add text/imagery/etc. just like ArcMap, but with the web maps instead. Is this possible ...
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Measuring in Print composer and main layer window in QGIS 2.12.3 does not match

I work on the municipality level and I am composing print maps with scalebar. I noticed, that length (or scale of my maps) is presented different when items are measured in my main QGIS 2.12.3 layer ...
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Bulk printing\exporting from ArcGIS for Desktop to PDF or JPG for 300 layers using same extent? [duplicate]

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 for Desktop and I need to print\export individual maps of some 300 point Shape\layers (plant occurrences) to PDF (or JPG). Basemap extent remains fixed. Naming each Map with ...
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Exporting Map from Composer to PDF/PRINT, but all the work disapears

All my work in QGIS is missing when i tried to export via pdf, jpg or impress (including scales, legends, maps, layers, georeferenced photos). I'm not using any "OpenLayers Plugin". I had already ...
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Printing ArcMap layers in black and white?

I am working in ArcMap 10.1. I would like to print a select few layers in black and white and have one or two layers print in color? Can this be done? If so how?
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MapInfo layout templates for QGIS?

I have a series of MapInfo layouts that I use as templates for various standard map sizes (eg A0, A4 etc) that contain title blocks, and I wondered what is the best method for getting these into QGIS, ...
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Basemap layer disappear on print. Only happens with max zoom

I am fairly new to arcgis, please bear with me here. ISSUE: I uses standard esri.dijit.Print for map printing. The base map displays normally in my map pane at all zoom levels. The printing ...
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InvalidJsonValueException in geoserver printing module

I have a leaflet web app displaying some WFS and WMS with tiles from the IGN in WMTS. I've installed leaflet.print plugin and the geoserver printing module. But, when I want to print, a web page is ...
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Print composer changing orientation when saved to a template

I am having an issue while creating a template. When I save my Print composer to a template for my peers to use, the orientation is not saved. I have changed the orientation from landscape to portrait,...
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Why doesn't the item properties and command history window not open up in QGIS print composer?

When I open a print composer in QGIS, all I see is my map. I do not see the item properties or command history. I can add a legend, scale bar, etc., but I can't edit them. I have not had this problem ...
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Labelling Issue Red Matrix around Label

I use QGIS 2.12 64-Bit Version on Win7. I have a problem with red matrix wich show up around every label. I want to delete them or make them invisible. It looks like in the following screenshot Does ...
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QGIS: Print Composer Crashes Trying to print sizes bigger than A-3

My problem is that QGIS crashes (and goes out) when I'm trying to print (on paper or to PDF) and it's for sizes bigger than A-3. Here's the basic information: OS is Windows XP Professional SP-3 (32 ...
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Geoserver printing (2.8) fails: InvalidValueException

I have followed this well-known sequence to use the Geoserver printing module: cd /var/lib/tomcat7/webapps sudo wget http://ares.boundlessgeo.com/geoserver/2.6.x/geoserver-2.6.x-latest-war.zip sudo ...
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ArcMap printing the map problem

I have created the map with some point and line layers. When I print this map, some points and lines of the map looks like shifted from their original locations. The print preview doesn't show any ...
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How to view a part of the map in natural size using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a map project in ArcGIS 10.3. My project page size is custom 1500 * 1000 mm. How can I cut a part of this map to print it on A4 format paper and see this part with a natural resolution (same ...